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Read the latest news about gay people. The Advocate profiles the actors, politicians, public figures, athletes, musicians, filmmakers, activists, drag performers, celebrities, and more who are making contributions to the LGBT community. Since its inception, The Advocate has headlined gay, lesbian, transgender, bisexual, and ally luminaries who are moving the cultural needle and starting conversations that push for equality. Hear the stories of gay people from local, national, and international stages. Be inspired by interviews and news of people like Tim Cook, Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres, Laverne Cox, Sam Smith, Barney Frank, and other public figures.

The AIDS Healthcare Foundation honored victims and survivors of the Orlando shooting in an award-winning float.

January 02 2017 3:31 PM

In this archival interview, the legend gabs with Greg Archer about her return to the stage, her loyal gay fans, and how Hollywood has changed since her heyday.

10:45 AM

These were the top single page stories you looked at this year.

10:22 AM

The celebrity YouTuber tweeted a video showing Delta crew members and police removing him and another man from a flight out of London after other passengers raised concerns that he had spoken Arabic.

December 21 2016 5:51 PM

All of you who participated in the #DayInLGBT represent a collective aspiration for an inclusive America of the future.

December 16 2016 8:00 AM

Here are a few diary entries of what folks were doing and thinking on Day in LGBT America. 

December 16 2016 6:35 AM
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